My former business coach advises small business owners to, "Sack yourself." It's sound advice because it lifts your head from the day-to-day battle in the trenches to take a more strategic view. It encourages you to grow.
What's your instinctive reaction to an invitation to try something different?
On the trail, my default setting has gone from a cautious, "Maybe", to an enthusiastic, "Yes," which explains how I went from sitting in a quiet library to thrusting a paddle into the gale-tossed waters of the Whanganui River in less time than it takes to watch an episode of "Man vs Wild.”